Accession Number : AD0644895

Title :   METEOROLOGICAL ASPECTS OF CONSTANT-LEVEL BALLOON OPERATIONS IN THE SOUTHWESTERN UNITED STATES.

Descriptive Note : Air Force Surveys in Geophysics,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE CAMBRIDGE RESEARCH LABS L G HANSCOM FIELD MASS

Personal Author(s) : Gildernberg,Bernard D.

Report Date : OCT 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 48

Abstract : Important meteorological parameters are discussed in detail and related to operational factors. Objective and subjective information and procedures are given for forecasting surface and in-flight weather, balloon trajectories, and other pertinent meteorological phenomena. The role of the meteorologist during all phases of a balloon operation is described, (Author)

Descriptors :   (*METEOROLOGICAL BALLOONS, *WEATHER FORECASTING), (*METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, MEASUREMENT), TRAJECTORIES, FEASIBILITY STUDIES, METEOROLOGY

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE